“William Vann avoids any suggestion of bombast or sentimentality, and builds Parry’s great paragraphs so eloquently and with such assurance that you’d think he’d been conducting this music all his life.” Gramophone
Welcome to the website of British conductor and pianist William Vann. A multiple prize-winning accompanist and accomplished choral, orchestral and operatic conductor, William is also the Artistic Director of the London English Song Festival, the Director of Music at the Royal Hospital Chelsea and the Music Director of Dulwich Choral Society.
Parry’s Prometheus Unbound, released on Chandos Records in September 2023, has received a host of accolades and awards in the ensuing few months.
William will be performing twice at Wigmore Hall this Autumn, read Wigmore Hall’s season announcement here. With Kitty Whately on 23rd October. With Mary Bevan, Nicky Spence and Jack Liebeck on 11th December.